All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Korean Robots’

Breathing Robot With Perfect Posture Patented by Samsung

Samsung this week was issued several patents (1, 2, 3, 4) relating to walking robots. The patents describe a walking robot that moves in a natural, human way, and maintains a good posture. Of course, the robot, which you can see the illustration of above, bears an eerie similarity to Honda’s Asimo. I suppose the point is, though, that Samsung’s …

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Meet Robo-guard: South Korea’s Robotic Corrections Officer

For those of us who grew up on science fiction films involving robotic police officers who are programmed to serve the public trust and uphold the law, the idea of an electronic cop isn’t too far fetched. However, most of us have only seen such scenarios unfold on the big screen. When the elaborate electronic creation steps out of your …

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Korea Vows Online Robots In Every Home

A heaping dose of Battle Bots and movies like Terminator and I, Robot have instilled a (healthy?) paranoia of centrally controlled robot futures – at least in the States. In South Korea, not so much, as the country announced its plan to have a robot in every home – very, very soon.

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